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Read this article | A New Era in Percutaneous Treatment of Coronary Disease

Reference: PQ4Q5

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Excerpt

When percutaneous coronary angioplasty was first performed in 1977, it revolutionised the treatment of coronary artery disease.

Area

Cardiology

Contributor

 Dr Tim Lockie


Read this article | Advanced Endoscopic Options for Minimally Invasive Management of the Small Bowel and Colorectal Pathology

Reference: Z8ZS6

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Endoscopic milminally invasve management of the small bowel pathology

Area

Gastroenterology

Contributor

 Dr Edward Despott


Read this article | Case Study Series: Respiratory

Reference: Y2S9K

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The following case history discusses the management, differential diagnoses, and response to treatment, of a young female patient diagnosed with a mucinous cystic adenocarcinoma.

Area

Respiratory

Contributor

 Dr Michael Beckles


Read this article | Colorectal Cancer Surgery: A new approach

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Excerpt

Only 40 per cent of operable cases are performed laparoscopically

Area

Colorectal

Contributor

 Mr Lee  Dvorkin


Read this article | Common and not so common swellings at the distal interphalangeal joint (DIPJ)

Reference: 7SSSM

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Excerpt

Miss Barbara Jemec identifies different types of swelling at the distal interphalangeal joint.

Area

Hand and Wrist

Contributor

 Miss Barbara Jemec


Read this article | Duty of Candour - What does it mean for GP Practices?

Reference: 5SNTQ

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This April saw the duty of candour regulation come into effect for GP practices and independent practitioners in England, under the Health and Social Care Act 2008, following its statutory introduction back in November 2014.

Area

GP News

Contributor

     Practice Matters


Read this article | GeneHealth UK: Genetic screening arrives at The Wellington

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In March this year, GeneHealth UK began holding regular clinics at the Platinum Medical Centre.

Area

Breast Care

Contributor

     Practice Matters


Read this article | Hypothyroidism and Reproductive Health

Reference: 2RQMG

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Excerpt

Thyroid disease is associated with subfertility which affects between 1% and 5% of couples.

Area

Endocrinology

Contributor

 Dr Mark  Vanderpump


Read this article | Introducing the Urolift System

Reference: ZTXN4

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Over the past two decades, prostate treatments have witnessed the extraordinary union of technological progress along with the refinement of surgical technique; leaving urologists with a wide armamentarium for both benign and malignant prostatic disease.

Area

Urology

Contributor

 Mr Ranan Dasgupta


Read this article | Vascular resection in patients with pancreatic cancer

Reference: 45J28

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In the UK there are more than 8,000 new cases of pancreatic cancer diagnosed every year, making it the fourth leading cause of death from cancer.

Area

Cancer Care

Contributor

 Mr Giuseppe Fusai


Issue
Number:
20
Title:
Coronary Disease: A new era in percutaneous treatment
Published:
June 2015
Cover:
Virtual Magazine
 
 
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